Ni A, Yang T, Mesnard-Hoaglin, N.A., Gutierrez R., Stubbs, E. B., McGuire, S.O., Sanders, V.M., Jones K.J., Foecking E.M., Xin, J.P. (2016) Th17 cell response in SOD1G93A mice following motor nerve injury. (2016) Mediators Inflam., (April 18; epub ahead of print).
Jones, K.J., Lovett-Racke, A., Walker, C., and Sanders, V.M. (2015) CD4+T cells and neuroprotection: relevance to motoneuron injury and disease. J. Neuroimmun. Pharm., in press.
Haulcomb, M.M., Batka, R.J., Meadows, R.M., Sanders, V.M., and Jones, K.J. (2015) Identification of B6SJL mSOD1G93A subgroups with different disease progression rates. J. Comp. Neurol., (May 22nd, epub ahead of print.
Olmstead, D.N., Mesnard-Hoaglin, N.A., Batka, R.J., Haulcomb, M.M., Miller, W.M., and Jones, K.J. (2015) Facial nerve axotomy in mice: a model to study motoneuron response to injury. J. Vis. Exp., Feb 23rd: e52382.
Mesnard, N.A, Xin, J., Haulcomb, M.M., Batka, R.J., Sanders, V.M., and Jones, K.J. (2014) SOD1 (G93A) transgenic mouse CD4+ T cells mediate neuroprotection after facial nerve axotomy when removed from a suppressive peripheral peripheral microenvironment. Brain Beh. Immun., 40: 56-60.
Mesnard, NA, Haulcomb, MM, Tanzer, L., Sanders, VM, and Jones, KJ (2013) Delayed functional recovery in pre-symptomatic SOD1G93A mice following facial nerve crush axotomy, J. Neurodegen Regen, in press.
Xin, J., Mesnard, N.A., Beahrs, T., Wainwright, D.A., Serpe, C.J., Alexander, T.D., Sanders, V.M., and Jones,K.J. (2012) CD4+T cell-mediated neuroprotection is independent of T cell-derived BDNF, Brain Behav.Immun, epub March.
Mesnard, N.A., Sanders, V.M., and Jones, K.J. (2011) Differential gene expression in the axotomized facial motor nucleus of presymptomatic SOD1 mice. J Comp Neurol., 519:3488-3506.
Xin, J., Fargo, K.N., Tanzer, L., Sanders, V.M., and Jones, K.J. (2011) Immune cell-mediated neuroprotection is independent of estrogen action through estrogen receptor-alpha. Metab. Brain Dis., epub, October.
Mesnard, N.A., Alexander, T.D., Sanders, V.M., and Jones, K.J. (2010) Use of laser microdissection in the investigation of facial motoneuron and neuropil molecular phenotypes after peripheral axotomy. Exp.Neurol., 225: 94-103.
Xin, J., Sanders, V.M. and Jones, K.J. (2010) Il-10 within the CNS is necessary for CD4+T cells tomediate neuroprotection, Brain, Beh. Immunity, 25:820-829.
Faculty Research Team
Addtional Research Team Members
Other research team members include Felicia Kennedy, MA (Research Analyst/Lab Coordinator), Chandler Walker, PhD (Post-doctoral Fellow), Abhirami Kannan Iyer, PhD (Post-doctoral Fellow), Deborah (Olmstead) Setter (MD/PhD student), Elizabeth Runge (MD/PhD student).